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Feb 7, 2:27pm - #393901 
Carbon Fiber hood question...

ok, so i just got a carbon fiber Hood and i want to get my car detailed, if they buff the carbon fiber Hood is it going to mess up the clear coat? or will it be fine. if its going to mess up my Hood ill switch it back to my stock one for that day.

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celicajonz
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Feb 7, 2:29pm - #393902 
...yeah dnt buff it!!! just to be safe brother...


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Feb 7, 2:46pm - #393903 
why don't you ask the detail person?? They just might know.. also I would say if your worried about it messing up the clear coat on the Hood, why arn't you worried about the clear coat on the rest of your car??

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Feb 7, 3:22pm - #393904 
Carbon Fiber clear is different from the other clear coat on the paint i think.
you don't want scratches in your carbon fiber Hood or swirls


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Feb 7, 3:27pm - #393905 
would you guys suggest taking it off or just leaving it? maybe ill just leave it on and tell them not to buff the Hood. although with how people listen these days god knows they will buff it anyways.

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Feb 7, 3:28pm - #393906 
i would take it off and wax it your own way.

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Feb 7, 3:30pm - #393907 
i wax my Hood every other week! and boy! i get nothing but compliements on how shiny and sexy my Hood looks!

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Feb 7, 3:47pm - #393908 
Just wax it yourself even though it takes a while thumbsup


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Feb 7, 6:01pm - #393909 
just tell them to NOT do your Hood and put a big note on it lol
you wax it yourself.


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Feb 7, 6:31pm - #393910 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
just tell them to NOT do your Hood and put a big note on it lol
you wax it yourself.


thats what ill do. . .

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